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About Emily Lukacz, MD

Emily Lukacz, MD, is a board-certified urogynecologist who specializes in diagnosing and treating female pelvic floor disorders such as pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence and lower urinary tract disorders. She sees patients at UC San Diego Health's Women's Pelvic Medicine Center, which provides comprehensive and multidisciplinary care for a wide range of urogynecologic and pelvic floor dysfunctions.

Dr. Lukacz enjoys the daily personal interaction she has with her patients and feels that it's both a pleasure and privilege to help improve the quality of their lives. In addition to her strong commitment to her patients, Dr. Lukacz is highly involved in teaching and clinical research activities.

She is a professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She also serves as director of the Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Program. Her research interests include the evaluation of surgical procedures for stress incontinence and prolapse, as well as epidemiologic research on the causes of pelvic floor dysfunction.

Dr. Lukacz completed a fellowship in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine, where she also completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Lukacz earned her medical degree from University of Michigan School of Medicine. She holds a master's degree in clinical research from UC San Diego. She is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery.

In her free time, Dr. Lukacz enjoys tending to her large orchid collection and running with her husband and her dogs on the beach.

UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Women's Pelvic Medicine Center.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Medical Degree

  • University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

Fellowship

  • UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Residency

  • UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Gender

  • Female

Languages

  • Spanish

Date Joined Staff

  • 2003-07-01

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

Conditions and Treatments

  • Pelvic Floor Reconstruction
  • Vaginal or Uterine Prolapse
  • Urogynecology
  • Endometriosis
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Pelvic Floor Surgery
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infections
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted